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Doesn't spin the clothes dry on the final spin but spins at high revolutions without a load of clothes

I replaced the front door switch in my Frigidair front load washer. I tested it and the cycle worked great. I then put a small load of clothes in the washer. 1 bath towel, 3 hand towels, bath mat and some wash cloths. The washer did not spin the clothes dry. It the same thing that it was doing before I replaced the door switch however, the washer spins at high revolutions without any clothes in the tub. I'm ready to tear my hair out. So far I've spent $375 to fix this machine. Replaced the bearing & outer tub and the door swtich. Can you help?

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Re: Doesn't spin the clothes dry on the final spin but...

I have read that if the pump is not draining the tub completely, there is an interlock that prevents the high speed spin from engagin. I have had debris caught in my pump several times (kids!!) with similar issues. There is a trap on the line leading from the tub to the pump which is "supposed" to capture debris, but it doesn't work all that well. Check your pump.....

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